Archive - 2012

October 16th

Toy Review: Transformers Prime Sergeant Kup

in Autobot, Deluxe, Generation One, News, Prime, Robots in Disguise

SERGEANT KUP is one of the most experienced soldiers in the AUTOBOT army. There's a rumor among younger AUTOBOTS that he's laserproof. The aging soldier has a habit of walking calmly through even the thickest crossfire to deliver advice or encouragement to raw recruits cowering under cover. Check out my review of this ancient Autobot hero!

October 15th

Toy News: Transformers Prime Robots in Disguise Vehicon on Pre-Order at Hasbrotoyshop

in News

For those who have been trying to get their hands on the Deluxe Class Vehicon figure from the "Robots in Disguise" series of "Transformers Prime" toys, Hasbrotoyshop has put up preorders for the figure. Time to build those armies!

October 11th

Event: New York Comic Con 2012 Hasbro Panel Album

in News

On the first day of New York Comic-Con Hasbro held a panel revealing a ton of new products fans can expect in 2013. I'm working on a write up but in the meantime check out BWTF's photos (courtesy of fellow fan Steven Kushnir) on BWTF's Facebook page.

October 10th

Events: New York City Comic-Con Preview Party 2012

in News

In lieu of having a big booth at NYCC 2012, Hasbro decided to throw their own party complete with cocktails, food and...toys?! Yes, that's right! Check out my coverage of this event including a chat with Hasbro's Transformers team members and pictures of Predaking! Follow this link to read my coverage of this awesome event!

October 9th

Toy Review: Transformers Prime Legion Class Breakdown

in Cyberverse, Decepticon, Generation One, Legion Class, News, Prime

BREAKDOWN is more than happy to take any mission MEGATRON assigns him – especially if it means a chance to take on BULKHEAD. Today's review brings you a look at Legion Class Breakdown!

October 8th

Sponsor News: BBTS TF Prime - First Edition - Preorders Open

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Hi - We are happy to announce that the BBTS Shared Exclusive - Transformers Prime - First Edition figures are now available for preorder.

The Deluxe set of 4 contains Vehicon, Starscream, Terrorcon Cliffjumper, and Arcee - and is priced at $59.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=HAS22263&mode=re...

The Voyager set of 2 contains Optimus and Bulkhead - and is priced at $49.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=HAS22264&mode=re...

The Entertainment 2-Pack features Optimus & Megatron and is priced at $39.99

Toy Review: Bot Shots Megatron (Truck) Reviewed

in Bot Shots, Dark of the Moon, Decepticon, News

Roaring into battle in his truck mode, Bot Shots Megatron is not afraid of any opponent! With his power, he is ready to take on any challenger! Today's review looks at the regular version of the Bot Shots Megatron truck!

Toy Review: Timelines Botcon 2012 Exclusive Spinister Reviewed

in Botcon, Decepticon, Deluxe, Generation One, News, Timelines

Mysterious and extremely guarded about his past, Spinister serves the Decepticons under the command of Gigatron for purposes unknown to everyone except himself! Today BWTF takes a look at Botcon 2012 Spinister!

Sponsor News: TF Source - Encore Fortress Maximus, Masterpiece, Anime Devastator, Japanese Generations and more!

Greetings SourceFans!

This week we have many new preorders on the site including Encore #23 Fortress Maximus, Encore #20A Anime Devastator, and many new Takara/Tomy Masterpiece figures! New instock figures like iGear Hench and UFO, Make Toys Green Giant, Arms Micron Restocks and New Recruits! Be sure to check out our Source Blog for a new Source Article, Interview and Review as well. All this, and more... in this week's SourceNews!

In this issue of SourceNews:
1. Encore #23 Fortress Maximus - Now up for Preorder!
2. New Masterpiece Preorders @TFsource!

October 3rd

Sponsor News: BBTS - HUGE UPDATE! Fortress Maximus Encore Edition and more!

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Encore #23 Fortress Maximus - $349.99 (April Release) or $399.99 for the early air shipment (March Release)
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=10800

Takara MP-15 Masterpiece Ravage & Rumble - $59.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK11574&mode=re...

Takara Generations - Fall of Cybertron:
Kickback
Starscream
Sideswipe
Ultra Magnus
Fireflight
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=10814

Takara Prime
Darkest Megatron
Jet Vehicon General
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=10807